Asheville Real Estate Value – Tax vs. Market Value

There are many different ways to value a property – they can be purely numerical and easily quantifiable, emotional, or analytical.  But two of the most important ways to view property value – tax value and market value – can be tricky to differentiate.  Here’s how to understand the similarities and differences between tax value … Continued

How To Respond To Low Ball Offers Asheville

How to respond to, and turn a low ball offers Asheville in your favor. At the end of the day, everyone on each end of a transaction is just trying to get the best deal. Just because someone might throw out a low ball offer to start, doesn’t mean both parties can’t come to an … Continued

Energy Efficient Lighting

Energy Efficient Lighting For this month’s installment in our series on green building and sustainable living, Mamaw Love of Love the Green Team joins Asheville Cash Buyers to discuss one of the easiest changes that homeowners can make to improve the energy efficiency of their homes – lighting! On average, homeowners dedicate about 5% of … Continued

Backup Offers

Backup Offers As anyone who has tried to sell a property knows (except for a lucky few), not every property that goes under contract will close.  A contract can fall through for many reasons, some of them unpredictable and impossible to foresee. Many times, if there is a lot of interest in a property, a … Continued

MLS Listing Status Definitions

MLS Listing Status Definitions If you’ve ever browsed the MLS, you’ve likely noticed multiple different listing statuses.  You might have found them confusing – and rightly so! We wanted to bring you the MLS Listing Status Definitions. There is a range of different listing statuses that you may see when looking at Asheville real estate … Continued

Asheville Market Value

How to Determine Asheville Market Value? While many homeowners have a general idea of what they think their home is worth, that number may or may not be accurate.  In reality, the value of a home is based upon far more than personal attachment and gut feeling. In this episode of Whiteboard Wednesdays, we’ll take … Continued

What is due diligence?

What is due diligence?  Welcome back to Whiteboard Wednesdays!  In our second episode, we will explore one of the terms from our first episode in greater depth.  The last episode, we introduced the concept of due diligence, today we answer the question: What is due diligence? This is the period of time after a house … Continued

Asheville Real Estate News Episode 006: Density Lot Reduction in Asheville

Asheville Density Lot Reduction If you’re a property owner in Asheville, or if you’ve considered purchasing property within city limits, you may be aware of restrictions on lot size and frontage. The city sets minimums for both parameters, with the intent to control building density in Asheville. While it’s important to control the number of … Continued